JLPT N4 Grammar (to ittemo ii)

Meaning

you could say; one might say; I'd say~

How to use

phrase と言ってもいい
といっても
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Learn Japanese grammar: 【といってもいい】(to ittemo ii). Meaning: you could say; one might say; I’d say~.

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Both the kanji and hiragana versions are commonly used.


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- Example Sentences

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Example #1

それはよいかいものだったといってもいいでしょう。
sore wa yoi kaimono to ittemo ii deshou.
I'd say it was a good buy.
Example #2

かれはやさしいが、だまされやすいといってもいい。
kare wa yasashii ga, damasare yasui to ittemo ii.
He's a kind person, but could be said to be a bit easy to be deceived.
Example #3

それはいいかんがえだ。いや、すばらしいといってもいいだろう。
sore wa ii kangae da. iya, subarashii to ittemo ii darou.
That's a good idea, even brilliant I might say..
Example #4

それまでのなかでいちばんのたびだったといってもいいでしょう。
sore made no naka de ichiban no tabi datta to ittemo ii deshou.
I'd say that was the best trip I had ever taken.
Example #5

かのじょはネイティブといってもいいくらいにほんごがじょうずだ。
kanojo wa neitibu to ittemo ii kurai nihongo ga jouzu da.
Her Japanese is so good you could say she's like a native speaker.
Example #6

かれはしんだといってもいいくらいのものだ。
kare wa shinda to ittemo ii kurai no mono da.
You could say he's as good as dead.
Example #7

それまでうけたテストのなかで、もっともむずしかったといってもいいでしょう。
sore made uketa tesuto no naka de, motto mo muzukashikatta to ittemo ii deshou.
I'd say that was the most difficult test I had ever taken.
Example #8

かのじょはほんのむしといってもいいようなひとだ。
kanojo wa hon no mushi to ittemo ii you na hito da.
She's what you might call a bookworm.
Example #9

かれのはなしはばかばかしいといってもいいくらいだった。
kare no hanashi wa bakabakashii to ittemo ii kurai datta.
His story was on the verge of ridiculous.

Vocabulary List

Kanji Kana English
かれ he
優しい やさしい nice; kind
騙される だまされる to be fooled
考え かんがえ idea
素晴らしい すばらしい wonderful
彼女 かのじょ she; her
日本語 にほんご Japanese language
上手 じょうず skilled
本の虫 ほんのむし bookworm
死ぬ しぬ to die
ばかばかしい ridiculous

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